Archive for the ‘TiVO & DVRs’ Category

Dazzle HD video recorder plus does not record the people talking.

Dazzle video recorder help? I finally got my Dazzle HD video recorder plus set up and working and it works fine. I’m trying to recorded Call Of Duty gameplay for a channel on youtube me and my friend run but it wont record the voices of other players in the match.

When I buy an Netflix account is there much more films/programs?

Question regarding Netflix? I decided to get a trial version with Netflix as I love films and thought I’d give it a try rather than always DVD’s. I noticed that there isn’t as much as I’d expect them to have. Is this because I have a trial account? when I buy an account is there […]

My Sanyo television is on channel 2 and won’t go up or down.

Comcast basic cable set up? I just got the box today for my basic cable and in the set up instructions, it says to turn my TV on to channel 3 after everything is hooked up and then to also switch to channel 3 on the box.

What sound recording i need to for high quality records with my pc?

How can i record sound at studio quality with my pc? Im interested in sound recording, but as you know i cant make high quality records with a normal pc and microphone. So i bought a microphone thats better in this job. But when i try it i saw that its not working as it […]

Comcast don’t come out,but they say my house is on hold.

Comcast house on hold question? I just moved to this house, been trying to get service out here I hear from my neighbors that Comcast don’t come out here but once I call them they say my house is on hold that I need to provide prove that I’m a new resident, well that’s not […]

Sky plus says, for every channel ‘further schedule information is not available’.

Sky plus help please? Had sky plus for a couple of years and today I was taping something and it said that it would automatically delete something because there was no disc space. So I went and deleted some stuff myself which is something I’ve done before. But for some reason this time it won’t […]

The difference between TVONICS DTR HD500 and HD Z-500?

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE? Can anyone help me find out the difference between these two HDD Recorders MODEL TVONICS DTR HD500 500GB FREEVIEW+ RECORDER AND MODEL TVONICS DTR HD Z-500 500GB FREEVIEW+ RECORDER I am interested in getting one of these,but do not know which is the better model

What format should I use for a DVD Super Multi DL Disk?

I have a DVD Super Multi DL Disk my lap top whats the best dvd disk to buy/use? For the past few months I have tried several brands of disk with out luck. Every time I try it comes up with a invalid format message..

I have A Shelf of DVDs, should get it a Xbox to paly DVDs?

Does the Xbox HD DVD Play Regular DVDS? I have A Shelf of DVDs and My Friend is giving me his xbox and I want to know If I should get it, and if it does will it work on the slim?

How do I get to the next movie without starting all over, using a Tivo for Netflix?

Anybody here use a Tivo for Netflix? I just hooked up my Tivo to watch Netflix but can’t figure out how to navigate from one movie to the next. When a movie is over, how do I get to the next one without starting all over?

Come out to reposition the Direct TV satellite dish and it is going to cost me $50

How do you adjust a Direct TV satellite? My picture is ready distorted and half of the channels say searching for satellite. I called the customer service and we did a number of tests over the phone. They said someone needs to come out to reposition the dish and it is going to cost me […]

I’m trying to delete every recorded show off of my time warner cable dvr.

Is there a way to delete everything off a twc dvr? I’m trying to delete every recorded show off of my time warner cable dvr, is there a way that i can delete everything at once? It takes for ever to it one at a time.

Why does electrical cord look like its burnt from the outside?

Can an electrical cord burn from the outside? I have a extension plug unit in one socket, it fits 3 electrical cords.Today i noticed the lamp cord appears to be burnt.It still works, and its near a heat register, but obviously the heat is not on.

Can I sign up netflix for the free trial and cancel before they charge me?

Can I use the netflix free trial? I have a prepaid card from a couple months back with about $0.62 on it. Can I sign up for the free trial and cancel before they charge me? Will it work?

Why is Direct TV so much less than Comcast, any difference?

Why do people pay 4 times the price for internet connection to Comcast instead of using Direct TV for 1/4 less? is this true that Comcast is about 4 times the price for internet /tv connection?

The tv makes sexy sounds when I click the power button.

I am so addicted to REMOTE CONTROLS.? I can’t stop pressing the soft buttons because they turn me on and I love the colors and how it lights up but most of all I love the channels it picks when I randomly slam on the buttons and the sexy sounds the tv makes when I […]

If I hook up a vcr will that work to get analog channel’s?

Analog tuner is bad in my tv can i hook up vcr to act like analog tuner? I was just told by the cable guy that my analog tuner was bad. if I hook up a vcr will that work to get analog channel’s

VCRs are less flimsy and don’t scratch.

Anyone else miss VCRs? I dunno why, but i feel kinda sad nothing comes out on video anymore. It’s all DVDs and BlueRays and what have you. I remember having to tape over previous films to get a new one. I think I just prefer them to DVDs, they’re less flimsy and don’t scratch. What […]

It sucks for watching fetflix on sony box, like all the movies are really small

Why does the sony streaming box for netflix suck so much and would a different box be better? we bought the sony box for our living room to watch netflix on but it sucks alot,like all the pictures of shows and movies are really small so you cant even see what your picking to watch […]

Which one is best, Dish Network or Directv?

Dish Network or Directv? I Don’t know which one to get and i need help and explanations knowing which one is best

A Direct TV remote can change channels but not the volume.

Why doesn’t my remote control the volume on my tv? I just programmed a Direct TV remote to use on my GE television, and it turns it on and off and changes channels, but will not do the volume. Any ideas? thanks

My at&t internet is a speed of 6mb but actually it runs like 4mb.

Should I get timewarner internet? Well right now I have at&t and i am paying $40 for my internet with a speed of 6mb but actually it runs like 4mb. I saw time warner internet and the speed is 10mb for $30. I want to know if is it true and is it better than […]

Piratebay still say I have not downloaded it.

Piratebay is a ripoff??!? Well I hear lots of things about piratebay it was good and all. So I tried it out, It said I needed some player to play the movies. So u downloaded it and I been downloading stuff all day and it still say I have not downloaded it.

Just curious what kinda channels / shows you enjoy watching on Roku?

What do you guys watch on Roku? Just curious what kinda channels / shows you enjoy watching on it… Do you pay for subscription channels like Netflix or Amazon Prime or just stick with the free ones?

I threw my magnet antenna on my metal roof and hooked it in to the cb

I hooked my cb up in my house just using a standard converter, is that ok? I threw my magnet antenna on my metal roof and hooked it in to the cb, and used 12 v converter and cigarette plug wire on the cb. is that gonna cause any damage? for some reason, I keyed […]

Will sky not turn my card off they claimed they have been doing this for over 10 years

Sky tv in torrevieja Spain? I found a web site www.skytv-spain.com they say it is legal to watch british tv in Spain they claim they have a box that will read my sky card when I bring it on Holiday I called them on 968686466

I need a 4 digit code universal remote code for 24993 my apex dtv converter

I need the ge universal remote code for 24993 for my apex dtv converter? please just need a straight answer. i need a 4 digit code. please please please..

Does QVC allow you to cancel the order?

How long after you place an order with QVC do they not allow u 2 cancel it?

if cable’s coax cable that hooks up to the router?

Does cable internet use coax? I want to buy a cable for my room but I’m not sure if its coax cable that hooks up to the router.

HDDVDRip 1080p or 720p.BluRay, which one is better?

Whats better? HDDVDRip 1080p or 720p.BluRay (both are x264, read details)? Whats better? I think A. what do you think? A. HDDVDRip 1080p Quality: HDDVDRip Format: MKV Video the codec: H.26x Audio the codec: AC3 Video: 1920 x 816 (2.353) at 23.976 fps, x264, ~11 000 kbps Audio: English: 48 kHz, AC3 Dolby Digital, 3/2 […]

Does Amazon Prime have many selections for TV shows and movies?

Amazon Prime vs. Netflix instant? I know Amazon Prime is cheaper than Netflix, but does it have as many selections for TV shows and movies?

Would i be better off using the RCA jacks from the converter box to my TV.

How do i hook my magnavox tb110mw9 digital to analog converter up? I dont have the original remote control so I bought a RCA universal that listed magnavox as one of the converter boxes it works on. I hooked up the coaxial cable from my antenna to the in on the converter box and hooked […]

I’m looking for a universal remote for my telly and freeview box.

What shops can I buy TV remote controls in the UK?! ? Any cheaper places preferably. And I’m looking for a universal one so that I can use the remote for my telly and freeview box

Can you ask Netflix to have a show put on you Netflix browser?

Netflix tv show browser? Can you call or send Netflix an email and ask them to have a show put on you Netflix browser.

How often does netflix update their shows?

When does netflix update the shows? How often does netflix update their shows because i want to watch some more episodes of the office and how i met your mother..

I want to go buy a Avermedia Capture card HD in Australia

Where can I buy a AVerMedia Capture Card HD In Australia? I want to go buy a Avermedia Capture card HD in Australia but not sure where to buy one In the stores or shoping centres, if you needed to know I live in The Gold Coast.

The cable box says ‘one moment please your channel will return shortly’..

My cable box won’t work! ? Technically the cable box works since it turns on but each time I turn it on it says something like ‘one moment please your channel will return shortly’ so the next day I check my TV and it’s still like that.

Which would you buy, Netflix or Hulu plus?

Should I buy Netflix or Hulu plus? I’ve had Netflix before but we canceled it. I liked it a lot. I recently have a free one week trial with hulu plus and it has a lot of good tv shows as Netflix does too. Which would you buy?

The tv hasn’t been letting me record any shows, I have cablevision cable.

Why won’t the tv won’t let me record any shows? I have cablevision cable and for the last 3 months, the tv hasn’t been letting me record any shows. the olympics are coming up soon so i wanted to record it all but i still cant record anything. everytime i try to playback or click […]

I have Verizon FIOS and want to watch Home TV through PC.

How can I watch my home tv through my computer? I have Verizon FIOS at home and am wondering if there is a way that I can watch my home tv through my computer without having to hook up anything to my tv

I want to stream iPlayer on standard Definition TV

How can I stream BBC iPlayer on my SDTV? I have a standard Definition TV, I want to stream iPlayer on my TV, is there any adapters or anything I can buy to do this?

Is there any way to fix 10 years old VHS tape played on VCR?

VHS tape problem…Picture fuzzy? I have a VHS tape and it’s about 10 years old and when I played it on my VCR I could hear the audio but the picture was really fuzzy, unclear and looked almost like static.

I would like to switch one of the three Direct TV receivers.

Switching Direct Tv Receivers Between Rooms? I currently have three direct tv receivers. I would like to switch one of the receivers that is currently in my bedroom with one that is in my living room. When direct tv installed my receiver,

I just want a PC TV tuner that plays normal TV.

What is a good PC TV tuner? I don’t really mind the price but I would prefer a cheaper one obviously . I just want one that plays normal TV just like a normal TV.

In my area we dont get all the freeview channels

FREEVIEW CHANNELS MISSING? First off, sorry for ALL CAPS RAGE! In the question heading, just noticed it and cant be bothered to re write it. But anyway,

What is gained or useful about using an HDMI capture card?

What does “it is a way to record HD video in real time” mean? I have been trying to understand what HDMI capture cards “do” and why it would be useful to own one.. but I cannot understand yet just what it is they do..

Is dish network open on weekends?

Dish network customer service questions ? Is dish network open on weekends? I need a new receiver/dvr will they come the same day or do I have to wait

Files copied from one HD to another had degrade quality version of the original?

Do you lose quality when you copy a file from hard drive to hard drive? 1. Will copying a file from one hard drive to another give you a degrade quality version of the original file? To put it simply,

I can’t figure out the channel for all DirectTV shows.

What cable channel should it be on? Ok so I have DirectTV and I can’t figure out the channel for all the shows. It’s all snowy.

I want to build my own Ported subwoofer box.

How can i make my own subwoofer box? I’v currently got two 12inch soundstream subs 350 rms each, i have a large boot so space isn’t a drama. I want to build my own Ported subwoofer box. i was wondering what style i should choose, what materials to use and any other information or websites […]

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